Using vinegar, Dawn, and baking soda instead of those name brand cleaners. The clogged drain trick works better if you bring the vinegar to a boil before pouring in the baking soda filled drain :) - Candie
sprinkle drops of vanilla, orange, lemon or almond extract on return air filter to scent your entire home. I so do this with my essential oils, but on a tissue with my filter! Scent throughout the house!
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No Scrub Method for cleaning stove burner grates: Seal in a plastic bag with a little ammonia (doesn't need to cover grates). Let sit overnight and the ammonia fumes will break down burnt on grease, etc. Next day, wipe clean with sponge.
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How To Clean A Microwave in 5 Minutes! Just pour a cup of water into a microwave bowl with 2 tablespoons of vinegar and microwave 5 minutes. the steam will moisture and clean all the stains, and vinegar will eliminate odors!